Delivery Driver

Requisition ID
2021-30776
Location : Location
US-LA-Alexandria
Full Time / Part Time
Full-Time/Part-Time

Overview

 The Delivery Driver position is responsible for delivery of merchandise on the assigned route to customers while meeting scheduling and quality standards.  The Delivery Driver will provide customer service by ensuring safe delivery of the product, resolving problems and handling product returns as required.

Responsibilities

It is essential that you be available, flexible, adaptable, and service-oriented, as you must be able to fulfill all of the following requirements.

  1. Maintain regular and predictable attendance.
  2. Work scheduled shifts, and have the ability to work varied hours, days, nights, weekends, and overtime as dictated by business needs.
  3. Operate and maintain a delivery vehicle and delivery equipment.
  4. Prepare merchandise for delivery, including assembly and loading into the vehicle.
  5. Deliver merchandise to a customer’s home, barn or property per the customer requirements, ensuring delivery procedures and documentation are completed.
  6. Ensure all safety procedures are followed.
  7. Accept returns from customers with a positive attitude.
  8. Report customer concerns to Supervisor and work to resolve any issues.
  9. Ensure merchandise being delivered is in good condition.
  10. Perform store to store transfer of products as needed.

Qualifications

Experience: Previous light truck experience preferred.  Experience with hand truck, dolly, pallet jack, forklift preferred.

 

Education: High school diploma or GED.  Any suitable combination of education and experience will be considered.

 

Professional Certifications: DOT Medical Card.

 

Other knowledge, skills or abilities:

  • Ability to work flexible hours.
  • Must have good driving record.
  • Must have valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to navigate and read a map.
  • Ability to use GPS and mapping software.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills required.
  • Must be a team player and be able to work well with minimum supervision.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices.
  • Ability to move large, bulky and or heavy merchandise.
  • Ability to use and maneuver an electric pallet jack.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Calendar.
  • Ability to communicate with Customers and Stores to schedule delivery services.
  • Ability to drive assigned route in all kinds of weather and road conditions.
  • Ability to work within tight time constraints in a fast paced environment.

Working Conditions

  • Employee will regularly work near mechanical equipment.
  • Employee will drive assigned route and provide the deliveries in all weather and road conditions.
  • The noise level in the work environment is moderate

Physical and Mental Requirements

 

The position is non-sedentary. It is essential that you have the physical and mental stamina and ability to move throughout the store and outdoor areas quickly and safely; to operate all equipment related to their job duties efficiently, safely, properly, and accurately; and to provide the highest level of customer service. You must have the physical and mental ability to perform all of the following tasks (with or without reasonable accommodations):

  • Ability to load and unload a delivery truck
  • Ability to enter and exit delivery truck, truck bed, and trailer
  • Ability to constantly operate a forklift.
  • Ability to operate and use all necessary equipment (e.g. dolly, hand truck, computer, cash register, delivery truck, electric pallet truck)
  • Ability to move and transfer merchandise, weighing 50+ pounds.
  • Ability to push and pull merchandise up to 2,000 pounds with the assistance of proper material handling equipment (e.g. pallet jack).
  • Ability to occasionally lift or reach merchandise overhead.
  • Ability to frequently stand, kneel, twist, crouch, squat, bend, stoop, and climb ladders.
  • Ability to move throughout the store for an entire shift.
  • Ability to safely access all areas of the store including selling floor, side lot, stock area, and register area.
  • Ability to constantly operate store equipment such as computer, cash register, and other store equipment.
  • Ability to read, write, and count accurately to complete all documentation.
  • Ability to utilize strong written and verbal communication skills to communicate effectively with team members and customers.
  • Ability to process information / merchandise through the point-of-sale system.
  • Ability to successfully complete training and certification to dispense propane and to dispense propane.
  • Ability to successfully complete all required training.
  • Ability to travel as required in support of district needs.

This job description represents an overview of the responsibilities for the above referenced position.  It is not intended to represent a comprehensive list of responsibilities.  A team member should perform all duties as assigned by his/ her supervisor.

 

Company Overview

Tractor Supply Company (TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States, is dedicated to enhancing our strong company culture built on our Team Members’ commitment to our Mission and Values.  With over 1,900 stores in 49 states and an innovative e-commerce platform, Tractor Supply ranks in the Fortune 400 with annual revenues of more than $8 billion and growing! Come grow your career with us as we serve those who live “Life out Here”!

 

Click Here to See Why We are a Great Place to Work!

 

Tractor Supply Company offers a competitive Benefits package, including Medical, Dental, & Vision plans, to all Full-time Team Members as well as Part-time Team Members who are deemed eligible based on a minimum hours requirement. In addition, TSC offers access to other Benefits such as a Health Savings Account, Life Insurance, 401(k), and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan

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